137 Investments in 91 Companies
2 IPOs & 23 Acquisitions
Boston, MA
Funds Raised:
Venture capital firm

Investor Details

January 1, 2001
Venture Capital that does Seed, Early Stage Venture, Later Stage Venture, Private Equity, and Debt Financing Investments
Software, Enterprise Software, Mobile
United States

Bain Capital Ventures, a Boston-based venture capital affiliate of Bain Capital, was founded with the mission of leveraging a customer focused and operational approach to helping young and growing entrepreneurial companies become market leaders.

Bain Capital Ventures' history dates back to 1984, with investments in over 110 early and growth stage companies such as Staples, DoubleClick, Aspect Development, LinkedIn, Rent the Runway,, Taleo, SolarWinds, Brontes Technologies, m-Qube, ProfitLogic, Network Intelligence and MinuteClinic. Bain Capital Ventures currently has ~$2 billion under management and invests in business services, consumer, healthcare, internet & mobile, and software companies.

Recent investments include: AdReady, Ameritox, Apparent Networks, AppAssure Software, Appriss, Archer Technologies, BloomReach, dynaTrace software, Enclarity, Enservio, Fingerhut, Humedica, INRIX, Invoke Solutions, iPay, Kiva Systems, LaLa Media, LinkedIn, LogicSource, Media Radar, MedeAnalytics, Memento, Nomis Solutions, Oyster Hotel Reviews, The Princeton Review, Rapid7, Rave Mobile Security, RDC, Skyhook Wireless, SurveyMonkey, TargetSpot, TheFind, Thumbplay, Tokbox, TravelCLICK, vAuto, VMLogix, VMTurbo, and Vonage.

  • Rapid7
    Rapid7's IT security data and analytic solutions collect, contextualize and analyze the security data you need to fight an increasingly dece
    Dec 17, 2014 - Invested in $30M Series D with 1 other
  • Dynamics
    Dynamics produces interactive payment cards that utilize programmable magnetic stripes to communicate dynamic information.
    Dec 8, 2014 - Invested in $70M Series C with 1 other
  • SendGrid
    SendGrid is a cloud-based email delivery service that sends transactional emails triggered by web apps on behalf of companies.
    Dec 2, 2014 - Invested in $20M Series C with 2 others
  • provide Continuous Cloud Security for AWS, enabling rapid detection/remediation of risks, vulnerabilities, & compliance issues.
    Nov 11, 2014 - Invested in $9.9M Series A with 3 others
  • EverTrue
    EverTrue is a SaaS provider revolutionizing institutional advancement by combining CRM data with social data.
    Oct 15, 2014 - Invested in $8M Series B
  • Infusionsoft
    Infusionsoft provides sales and marketing automation software for small businesses that combines CRM, email marketing and e-commerce.
    Oct 5, 2014 - Invested in $55M Series D with 4 others
  • is a scalable cloud-based message queue and processing platform for building distributed cloud applications.
    Oct 1, 2014 - Invested in $3.1M Seed Round with 2 others
  • Hazelcast
    Hazelcast is a Java-based, open source in-memory platform for data distribution.
    Sep 18, 2014 - Invested undisclosed amount in $11M Series B with 1 other

Board Members and Advisors (1)


Offices/Locations (3)

  • Office

    335 Bryant Street

    Palo Alto, CA 94301


  • Office

    632 Broadway

    New York, NY 10012


  • Headquarter

    200 Clarendon Street

    Boston, MA 02116